ICU study shows many physicians copy and paste into EHRs

01/8/2013 | Reuters

A Case Western Reserve University study that included 2,068 electronic patient progress reports from residents and attending physicians at a Cleveland hospital ICU showed many copied and pasted old and possibly out-of-date information into electronic health records. The study in Critical Care Medicine said how often notes were copied was not related to patient characteristics, reason for ICU admission or illness severity.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Director of Program Development
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Director of System QA
LifeWatch Services, Inc.
Rosemont, IL
Director of Business Development and Membership
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC